Insights Daily Current Affairs+PIB: 28 November 2018

Insights Daily Current Affairs+PIB: 28 November 2018   Paper 1, 2 and 3: Topics Covered: Indian culture – salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times. Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental …

MoS (Home) Shri Kiren Rijiju inaugurates 14th Formation Day of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)

Topic Covered: Disaster and disaster management.   MoS (Home) Shri Kiren Rijiju inaugurates 14th Formation Day of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)   Theme of the Year: “Early Warning for Disasters” Early warning is a major element of disaster risk reduction and can minimize the loss of lives and economic impacts. Timely early warning is …

Raksha Mantri Launches ‘Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti’

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Various Security forces and agencies and their mandate.   Raksha Mantri Launches ‘Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti’   Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman has formally launched ‘Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti’. The event showcased salient inventions and innovations …

HysIS

Topics Covered: Awareness in space. HysIS   What to study? Static Part: About HysIS, objectives and significance. Dynamic and Current: India’s space capabilities and its significance.   Context: HysIS, the country’s first hyperspectral imaging satellite for advanced Earth observation, is slated for the launch. About 30 small satellites of foreign customers will be its co-passengers …

Inclusive Wealth Report 2018

Topics Covered: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Inclusive Wealth Report 2018   What to study? Static Part: Key facts and highlights of the report. Dynamic and Current: What is sustainable development and why is it significant, issues highlighted and what needs to be done to balance?   Context: Inclusive wealth index, …